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The Resource Mint condition : how baseball cards became an American obsession, Dave Jamieson

Mint condition : how baseball cards became an American obsession, Dave Jamieson

Label
Mint condition : how baseball cards became an American obsession
Title
Mint condition
Title remainder
how baseball cards became an American obsession
Statement of responsibility
Dave Jamieson
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"In 'Mint Condition' is a captivating history of this cherished hobby, as well as a look into the current state, where cards are largely the rarefied preserve of fanatical adult collectors and shrewd businessmen...'--Dust jacket
Cataloging source
BTCTA
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Mint condition : how baseball cards became an American obsession, Dave Jamieson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 249-270)
Contents
Please, mister, give me the picture! -- Anyone can get the cards -- People chew harder when they are sad -- Cartophilia -- The great changemaker -- Down in the sub-subbasements -- Nostalgia futures -- Cardboard gold -- Gem mint ten! -- The ringmaster -- A visit to the doctor -- It's just a piece of cardboard
Control code
ocn456177391
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
272 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780802119391
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Mint condition : how baseball cards became an American obsession, Dave Jamieson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 249-270)
Contents
Please, mister, give me the picture! -- Anyone can get the cards -- People chew harder when they are sad -- Cartophilia -- The great changemaker -- Down in the sub-subbasements -- Nostalgia futures -- Cardboard gold -- Gem mint ten! -- The ringmaster -- A visit to the doctor -- It's just a piece of cardboard
Control code
ocn456177391
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
272 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780802119391
Other physical details
ill.

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